Historical Events In 1881
Saturday, 10 April 2021
Apr 16 In the year 1881 in Dodge City, Kansas, Bat Masterson fights his last gun battle.
Apr 17 On this day in history anton Wildgans, writer
Apr 18 In the year 1881 hermann KJ Zilcher, German pianist/composer (Dr Eisenbart)
Apr 18 Natural History Museum of South Kensington England opens on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1881 benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl (Beaconsfield)/novelist, dies
Apr 20 Nikolai Miaskovsky, Novogeorievsk Poland, composer (Kirov is With Us) in the year 1881.
Apr 21 Jules-Marie Canneel, Flemish painter/caricaturist (Rocks of Oran) on this day in history.
Apr 22 On this day in history alexander Kerensky, Simbirsk, Russian PM (1917)
Apr 23 Claude Carter, South African slow lefty cricketer (1912-22) on this day in history.
Apr 23 Gilbert & Sullivan's opera "Patience" produced in London in the year 1881.
Apr 23 The opera "Patience or Bunthorne's Bride" is produced (London) in the year 1881.
Apr 25 250,000 Germans petition to bar foreign Jews from entering Germany in the year 1881.
Apr 25 In the year 1881 hans Windisch, German new testament expert
Apr 27 In the year 1881 ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76
Apr 27 On this day in history pogroms against Russian Jews start in Elisabethgrad
Apr 28 On this day in history robert W Ollinger, US warden/last victim of Billy the Kid, dies
May 01 On this day in history pierre Teilhard de Chardin, France, philosopher/paleontologist
May 02 On this day in history portage La Prairie Manitoba, Canadian Pacific Railway starts building its prairie section of track; first sod turned for the CPR as a company line; first rail also laid at Fort William.
May 03 On this day in history josip Jurcic, Slovic writer (Schone Vida), dies
May 04 In the year 1881 aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917-Prelude to Bolshevism)
May 05 On this day in history anit-Jewish rioting in Kiev Ukraine
May 08 Henry Morton Stanley signs contract with Congolian monarch on this day in history.
May 10 Lighthouse on Ameland begins operation in the year 1881.
May 11 Bedrich Smetana's opera "Libusa," premieres in Prague on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1881 henri-Frederic Amiel, Swiss/French writer (Journal Intime), dies at 59
May 11 In the year 1881 jan van Gilse, composer/resistance fighter (Frau Helga von Staveren)
May 12 France sign treaty of protection with Tunisia colony on this day in history.
May 12 On this day in history treaty of Bardo, Tunisia becomes a French protectorate
May 12 Tunisia becomes a French protectorate in the year 1881.
May 13 In the year 1881 ilona Durigo, Hungarian singer
May 14 Ed Walsh, pitcher, lowest lifetime ERA (1.82) on this day in history.
May 16 World's 1st elec tram goes into service in Lichterfelder (near Berlin) on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1881 world's first elec tram goes into service in Lichterfelder (near Berlin)
May 17 7th Kentucky Derby: Jim McLaughlin aboard Hindoo wins in 2:40 in the year 1881.